Melissa Ortega

Assistant Professor of Clinical

  • 47 Citations
20112019
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Multiple Sclerosis Medicine & Life Sciences
Neuromyelitis Optica Medicine & Life Sciences
Myelitis Medicine & Life Sciences
Hepatitis C Medicine & Life Sciences
Hispanic Americans Medicine & Life Sciences
Magnetic Resonance Imaging Medicine & Life Sciences
Potassium Channel Blockers Medicine & Life Sciences
Transverse Myelitis Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 2011 2019

  • 47 Citations
  • 11 Article

Reader response: Women physicians underrepresented in American Academy of Neurology recognition awards

Ortega, M., May 7 2019, In : Neurology. 92, 19, 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Women Physicians
2 Citations (Scopus)

Native ancestry is associated with optic neuritis and age of onset in hispanics with multiple sclerosis

Amezcua, L., Beecham, A. H., Delgado, S., Chinea, A., Burnett, M., Manrique, C. P., Gomez, R., Comabella, M., Montalban, X., Ortega, M., Tornes, L., Lund, B. T., Islam, T., Conti, D., Oksenberg, J. R. & McCauley, J. L., Jan 1 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Annals of Clinical and Translational Neurology.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Optic Neuritis
North American Indians
Age of Onset
Population Groups
Hispanic Americans
7 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical expression of multiple sclerosis in Hispanic whites of primarily Caribbean ancestry

Hadjixenofontos, A., Beecham, A. H., Manrique, C. P., Pericak-Vance, M. A., Tornes, L., Ortega, M., Rammohan, K. W., McCauley, J. L. & Delgado, S., Aug 20 2015, In : Neuroepidemiology. 44, 4, p. 262-268 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Hispanic Americans
Multiple Sclerosis
Phenotype
Medical Records
Linear Models
3 Citations (Scopus)

Fulminant myelitis with NMO IgG antibody following treatment with interferon alpha

Usmani, N., McCarthy, M., Rammohan, K. W. & Ortega, M., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Neurology. 261, 1, p. 240-241 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Neuromyelitis Optica
Myelitis
Hepatitis C
Interferon-alpha
Spinal Cord
4 Citations (Scopus)

NMO spectrum presenting as partial myelitis

Ortega, M., Tornes, L. & Rammohan, K. W., Feb 1 2013, In : Multiple Sclerosis. 19, 2, p. 252-253 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Myelitis